Name in Chinese and pinyin: 灰鶴 Hui He
Notable characteristics: Single form flowers, dark pink petals stippled with tones of blue and violet. Blossoms are 6-7‘’ with a good fragrance. Vigorous grower.
Cultivar group, hybridizer and year introduced: Bred by the famous Chen Dezhong of the Peace Peony Garden in Gansu Province in Northwest China. Registered in 1994.
Growth habit and size at maturity (10 years old): 5' tall and 4' wide at maturity. Flower form and size: Single blossoms are 6-7".
Flower fragrance: Dense, spicy-sweet.
Bloom time: Mid-season tree peony, blooms in our USDA zone 6a garden in the third week of May.
Zone hardiness: Proven in USDA zones 4-9.
Plant size: 1 year old tree peonies have 1 woody stem and a proportional root system. This size plant will most likely flower its second spring in the ground. When we ship: This peony is for fall 2016 shipping only. Order to reserve now!